[ros-dev] utf-16 data (e.g. inf files)
aleksey at reactos.org
Wed Nov 26 18:11:34 CET 2008
I criticized the idea, because it adds one more preprocessing step
(adds to the total build time), and it's a hack around SVN's problem.
Is there a remote chance of getting [T]SVN to properly support UTF-16?
Looking forward for more opinions.
On Nov 26, 2008, at 3:36 PM, Daniel Reimer wrote:
> Matthias Kupfer wrote:
>> Hi folks,
>> due to the perpetual problems with utf-16 files I recommend to
>> change the
>> handling in the following way as long as we don't have another
>> translation system (mui) and we want to keep a win32 compatible
>> inf file:
>> We should store the files in subversion as utf-8 and convert
>> during make and
>> rbuild in utf-16 (e.g. via small c-programm or new rbuild-
>> command), so we can
>> edit and make diffs in an easy way.
>> Comments are very welcome
> I like the idea. Its a good way to get infs easily editable, too.
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